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Leonard Pozner, whose 6-year-old son was killed in the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, has been battling against conspiracy theorists for years, and on Tuesday he scored a victory against deniers who claim that the shooting that left 20 first-graders dead never happened.

Grove City Police

The 18-year-old Grove City man charged with making a school shootings threat on social media in May has been given a 180 day suspended jail sentence. 

After months of silence, the Connecticut Supreme Court on Thursday reinstated a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the families of nine victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting against Remington Arms, the manufacturer of the rifle used in the shooting.

A longtime Trump ally pushed to have two fathers of Parkland victims tossed out of a congressional hearing on gun violence — a reflection of the vociferous nature of the debate Democrats have made a priority in the new Congress.

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., sparked commotion in the hearing when he listed circumstances in which violence was committed by undocumented immigrants, and said the solution would be to build the Trump-backed wall along the Southwest border.

Six years after 26 children and educators were killed at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut by a troubled 20 year old, a group of parents is stepping up its efforts to make sure it doesn't happen again.

Delaware County Prosecutor's Office

A Delaware Hayes High School Student has agreed to plead guilty in a deal with prosecutors after being accused of threatening a school shooting. 

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Delaware police have arrested a Hayes High School student who allegedly made a threat that forced district officials to close the facility on Thursday. 

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Police have determined a seventh-grader at Jackson Memorial Middle School near Massillon who they say planned to shoot others at the school before changing his plans and fatally shooting himself acted alone. 

Reynoldsburg police say a 14-year-old boy has been charged for making threats against a high school. 

Columbus Divison of Police

A Columbus student who fired shots at Scioto 6-12 school last September has pleaded guilty to four felony charges.

The state crime lab is offering to use its drones to take aerial photos of Ohio schools that could help police respond to an active shooter or another emergency.  

Columbus Division of Police

A Beechcroft High School student who posted threats to kill the vice principal and a school resource officer has been sentenced to two years in prison.

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The Champaign County teen convicted of last year's shootings at West Liberty High School has been sentenced to more than 23 years in prison. 

Parents of two children killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School attacks filed defamation lawsuits on Monday against right-wing conspiracy theorist and radio show host Alex Jones, who has questioned the authenticity of the 2012 shooting that left 26 dead, including 20 children.

Leonard Pozner and his former wife, Veronique De La Rosa, parents of Noah Pozner, and Neil Heslin, the father of Jesse Lewis, are seeking more than $1 million in damages in separate lawsuits.

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The Champaign County teen accused of shooting two students at West Liberty High School last year has changed his mind about a trial and pleaded guilty.  

Updated at 10:20 a.m. ET to reflect growing number of walkouts

Seventeen-year-old Egzona Rexhepi and many of her classmates in Boise, Idaho, will join students at schools and universities across the country as they walk out of their school Wednesday to protest gun violence.

Wednesday morning, at 10 o'clock, students at schools across the country will walk out of their classrooms. The plan is for them to leave school — or at least gather in the hallway — for 17 minutes. That's one minute for each of the victims in last month's school shooting in Parkland, Fla.

The walkout has galvanized teens nationwide and raised big questions for schools about how to handle protests.

Circleville police say they have charged a 14-year-old boy with making a threat against the city's schools. 

Columbus Division of Police

A Franklin County grand jury has indicted a Beechcroft High School student for allegedly threatening a school shooting earlier this year. 

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Newark Police have arrested an eighth-grader for making violent threats against his school, Liberty Middle.

Genoa Township police say a 16-year-old Westerville Central High School student has been arrested for allegedly exchanging text messages threatening violence against students, officers and himself.

An increasing number of Americans, both Republicans and Democrats, want more gun regulation, according to a new NPR/Ipsos poll that surveyed people in the aftermath of the Parkland school shooting.

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Politicians and advocates have been sounding off nationwide about what the country should do about gun control policies in the wake of the mass school shooting that killed 17 people in Parkland, Florida.

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Jackson Township police chief Mark Brink say the Massillon-area seventh-grader who took his own life at school last week had planned a school shooting that would harm others before killing himself. 

Ohio Public Radio

Ohio Governor John Kasich proposed several gun law changes he hopes to get through the Republican-dominated  legislature.

Licking County Sheriff's deputies have arrested a 14-year-old Lakewood High School student for making a school-related threat.

Dublin police say a 17-year-old Coffman High School student has been charged with threatening a school shooting.

Groveport-Madison school district officials canceled classes today because of threats against the district. 

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Hilliard police say a 16-year-old Darby High School student posted a threat against the school yesterday on social media.

Columbus Division of Police

Bond is set at 500 thousand dollars for the Beechcroft High School student charged with making threats against his school on social media.

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